Librarian by Day Bobbi Newman | I'm not that kind of librarian

Posts Tagged ‘what makes a library a library?’

What IS a Library?

11.19.2011 · Posted in Libraries

This week, after tweeting a link to ALA's President Molly Raphael's statement regarding the destruction of the Occupy Wall Street Library in New York City, I became engaged in a conversation on Twitter about what constitutes a library. To me this seems obvious, but I had a hard time coming up with a hard fast definition. I ...